Learning by doing

The biggest leap for many parents new to Grassroots School is trusting that their kids are learning. At Grassroots, much of the learning …

The Grassroots Chickens

This is the first in a series of student-produced blogs. Look for more coming soon! We wanted Grassroots to get chickens, so I brought …

A Tree for Pat

Grassroots’ founding Director Pat Seery filled the school with curiosity and joy. He welcomed students with a twinkle in his blue eyes …

So, how does it work?

The shrewd guess, the fertile hypothesis, the courageous leap to a tentative conclusion—these are the most valuable coins of the thinker at …

Birthday Party fundraiser 2017

Grassroots School celebrates its 45th year of providing freedom in education. The Grassroots Community, which surrounds the school, is celebrating its 35th …

Photography at Grassroots

Our students have been working on a photography project about the school for the past couple of weeks. Today, they experimented with …

What Time is it, Mr. Wolf?!!

At Grassroots, we don’t have traditional PE classes because we get plenty of exercise all day. The kids play many traditional playground games …

Field Trip to St. Marks

One of the mottos of Grassroots School is “the world is my classroom!” and we take a lot of field trips and …